Biff Barner serves as Ascension Medical Group Chief Information Officer (CIO). In this role, Biff manages Ascension Medical Group’s technology solutions and provides data, resources and support services to associates and physicians.
Biff comes to Ascension Information Services from Medical Network Technologies where he served as CIO since 1998. As CIO, Biff worked strategically with physician leadership to align clinical and administrative business goals leading to investment, implementation, integration and standardization of the Electronic Health Record and practice management solutions across their multi-specialty, medical group.
Prior to 1998, he served as the Director of Technical and Network Services for University of Missouri Healthcare where he led strategic infrastructure planning and deployment as well as service delivery in support of the acute and ambulatory settings.
Biff received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia.